Ramblings about Life

Can the fulfilment of one’s life be measured in grams – or ounces? What is it to live a life worth living? Sounds like a mouthful of words that do not make sense. But surely everybody wishes to live life to the fullest, and live the best life out there. How so can we then … Continue reading

Consumerism: Boon or Bane?

Consumerism: Boon or Bane?

Consumerism is a belief in purchasing goods in ever greater amounts. In plain sight, the principle of consumerism seems to be beneficial to the development of societies. Most simply put, when people purchase more goods, companies generate more revenue, allowing them to grow and hire more workers. Apparently, the presence of consumerism can be seen … Continue reading

Absolutely relative

Absolutely relative

There is a school of thought that believes in the concept of relativism, where there is no absolute truth or validity in different perspectives, where everything can be subject to different considerations and thus mean differently — even ethics, as in moral relativism. However, how true is this concept that everything is interdependent and relative? … Continue reading

Green-fingers

Green-fingers

Singapore often boasts its title as a city that’s clean and green. But the truth is not many in Singapore believe in being green as much as the government does. So I’ve decided to be different and began my own mini garden at home. You should totally try it out! I recently stumbled upon this … Continue reading